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Himachal Pradesh Technical University - [HPTU], Hamirpur

Himachal Pradesh Technical University - [HPTU], Hamirpur

Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh PCI, UGC Estd 2011 State University

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Himachal Pradesh Technical University - [HPTU] Recent Admission Alerts and Updates

HPTU has extended the deadline for filing the application form for admission to the PG, B.Tech (Lateral) and B.Pharmacy (Lateral) courses. The last date to apply for these courses is October 10. The application form can be filled through the official website of the University.

Extended last date for PG, lateral courses10 Oct 2020
B.Pharmacy (Direct Entry), B.Pharmacy (Ayurveda), B.Tech (Direct Entry), BCA12 May, 2020
B.Sc./ BHMCT & BBA Entrance Exam11 May, 2020
M.Tech, M.Pharmacy & MSc Physics Entrance Exam08 Jun, 2020
MBA & MCA Entrance Exam09 Jun, 2020
Online application for all courses22 Jun - 31 Jul, 2020

Himachal Pradesh Technical University - [HPTU] was set up in the year 2010 and is located at Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. The institute is UGC and PCI approved. HPTU offers UG and PG courses in varied specializations such as Pharmacy, Bachelors in Technology, Hotel Management, B.Sc, M.Sc, MBA and many more including both short-term and long-term programs.

Admissions to courses are both merit and entrance based. Candidates can apply online for admissions to various courses.

HPTU Highlights

Established | Institute Type2010 | State Government
Approved byUGC and PCI
Entrance ExamJEE Mains/ NATA/ GATE/ GPAT/ HPCET/ CAT
Courses offeredUG and PG
Popular CoursesB.Tech, B.Pharm
Application ModeOnline
Admission CriteriaMerit and Entrance based
Top RecruitersEscorts, Citi Bank, Cipla, Air India
Facilities AvailableLibrary, Cafeteria, Hostel, Gym, Auditorium, Convenience store, Labs, Playground, Seminar hall
Official WebsiteHimachal Pradesh Technical University

HPTU Courses

CourseSpecializationsDurationEligibilitySelection Criteria
B.TechCivil Engineering4 years10th &12th from a recognized board with Physics & MathematicsJEE Mains
Information Technology
Computer Science & Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Textile Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Automobile Engineering
B.PharmAyurveda4 years12th with Physics and Chemistry along with Mathematics/ Biology with at least 45%Merit based
Practice Course
B. Arch-5 years12th in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics with 50% in aggregateValid scores in NATA/ JEE Mains
B.Sc (HM&CT)Hotel Management and Catering Technology3 years10th &12th from a recognized board with 50% meritMerit based
BBA-3 years12th from a recognized board with 50% merit
M.TechCivil Engineering2 yearsBachelor’s degree in relevant field with 50% meritGATE
Mechanical Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Computer Science Engineering
M.PharmPharmaceutics2 yearsBachelor’s degree Pharmacy with 55% meritGPAT 
Pharmaceutical analysis & QA

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HPTU Admissions

Admissions for Himachal Pradesh Technical University are based on both academic performances 12th examinations as well as different common entrance tests required for the specific courses. The admission forms for the university are provided online.

  • For B.Tech, admission is based on JEE Main and HPCET results whereas for B.Arch, admission is based on NATA score.
  • Admissions to UG courses such as BCA, B.Pharm, B.Sc and BBA are based on academic performance in 12th.
  • Admissions to M.Tech are based on GATE results while admissions to MBA are based on CAT/ CMAT results.
  • For M Pharm, admissions are based on GPAT score whereas for M.Sc & MCA courses, admissions are merit based.

How to apply?

The candidates, who fulfill the eligibility criteria for the required courses, can apply online before the last date provided. 

  1. Visit the online admission portal and register yourself by filling out the application after going through the instructions. 
  2. Once the form is filled, a username and password will be generated.
  3. Login by entering your username and password and fill the academic and personal details. 
  4. Submit the application form. After submission, the counseling date would be informed and the candidate must not fail to attend it. 
  5. During admission the candidate should carry the required certificates like Mark sheets, Degree Certificates, National Level Entrance Examinations result sheet. Once all the formalities are completed during the admission, the selection letter will be issued. 

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HPTU Results

The results of the HPCET exams can be checked on the official website of HPTU. The merit list will also be released along with the exam results.

How to check HPTU Results?

  1. Visit the official website of Himachal Pradesh Technical University to check the HPCET results.
  2. In the results tab, check for the HPCET results notification and click on it.
  3. Enter your roll number in the HPCET registration page.
  4. Once you enter the roll number, click “submit” and the results will appear on the screen.
  5. The results can be viewed on screen as well can be downloaded as a PDF file.

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HPTU Placements

Himachal Pradesh Technical University has training and placement cell which also has membership with places like Hotel D’Polo Club & Spa Resort, Dharamshala and The Deventure resort. Various companies visit the college during the on campus placements as well as off campus placements. Below mentioned are some of the top recruiters:

  • Satyam Venture Engineering Services
  • RMS Risk Management Solutions India
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Impetus Infotech
  • PMC – Sierra India
  • Persistent Systems
  • Hero Honda Motors
  • Escorts
  • Citi Bank
  • Cipla
  • Air India

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HPTU Scholarships

Himachal Pradesh Technical University provides students the opportunity of availing below mentioned scholarships:

    1. Post Matric Scholarship Scheme to SC/ ST Students: Students belonging to SC/ ST category with annual income not more than INR 2,50,000 are eligible for this scholarship which includes Maintenance Allowance and Compulsory Fee.
    2. Post Matric Scholarship Scheme to OBC Students: Students belonging to OBC category with annual income not more than INR1,00,000 are eligible for this scholarship which includes Maintenance Allowance and Compulsory Fee.
  • Dr. Ambedkar Post- Matric Scholarship for Economically Backward Classes: Students belonging to General Category (exempting ST, SC and OBC) with annual income not more than 1,00,000 are eligible for this scholarship which includes Maintenance Allowance, Compulsory fee, Tuition fee, Games free, Medical fee, Examination fee etc.
  • Mukhya Mantri Gyandeep Yojna: This is a government sponsored financial assistance scheme for the students from the state of Himachal Pradesh pursuing any course. In this scheme, the Interest subsidy from any Bank on Education Loan availed up to INR 10,00,000 is admissible.

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HPTU Facilities

Himachal Pradesh Technical University provides the best educational, leisure and recreational facilities for the students.

  • Labs: The university has labs like Chemistry Lab, Computer Lab, Electrical Lab, Language Lab, Pharmacy Lab, Communication Lab, Concrete Lab, Survey Lab, GeoTechnical Engineering Lab and many more.
  • Recreation: To promote students' leisure activities, the university provides various recreational facilities like Playground, Cafeteria, Gym, Auditorium, and Convenience Store.

Other than these the university also has a stocked library, Training and Placement cell, NCC/NSS cell, University Magazine and more.

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Ques. Which course provided by Himachal Pradesh Technical University requires a medical fitness certificate?

Ans. HPTU offers a PG Diploma in Yoga. Candidates who would like to pursue the course have to submit a Medical Fitness Certificate during the application process to be eligible for the program.

Ques. What all courses are provided by Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU)? What is the percentage of seats during allocation for Non Resident Indians?

Ans. Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) offers UG courses such as B.Tech, B.Arch, B.Pharm, B.Sc HMCT, BBA and BCA. The PG courses provided by the institute are M.Pharm, M.Tech, MBA etc. Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) allocates five percent of the total sanctioned intake subject for the Non Resident Indians.

Ques. Which courses offer a lateral entry option at Himachal Pradesh Technical University? Which entrance exam is required to be eligible for these courses?

Ans. HPTU offers the candidates a lateral entry option for specific courses. Those courses include any stream in Bachelor of Technology and Bachelor of Pharmacy. Aspirants must have qualified JEE Main to get admission in B.Tech lateral entry course. However, the admissions are based on merit for admissions to B.Pharm courses.

Ques. What specialized cells are available at HPTU to address the welfare of the students? What are the policies for ragging?

Ans. Himachal Pradesh Technical University has various committees to protect the welfare of the students. It includes Anti- Ragging committee, Students Grievance Redressal Cell, Women’s cell & Sexual Harassment Prevention Committee. HPTU also has a strict control over the on campus as well as off campus ragging activities. It follows the directions imparted by the Supreme Court regulations and UGC for preventing such activities.

Himachal Pradesh Technical University - [HPTU], Hamirpur Fees & Eligibility

B.Tech₹52,700 (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 75% + JEE Main
B.Tech {Lateral}₹54,200 (1st Year Fees)10+3 with 75% + JEE Main
B.Pharm₹51,700 (1st Year Fees)10+2 with 45% + HPCET
MBA₹54,200 (1st Year Fees)Graduation with 50% + CAT
M.Pharm₹1.44 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)B.Pharm.
M.C.A₹66,450 (1st Year Fees)Graduation with 50% + HPCET
B.Pharm {Lateral}₹51,700 (1st Year Fees)D.Pharm with 45% + HPCET
Select Degree : B.Tech B.Tech {Lateral} B.Sc BCA B.Pharm MBA M.Pharm B.Arch M.C.A BHMCT M.Sc B.Pharm {Lateral} M.C.A {Lateral} M.Tech BBA B.Pharma + 10 More
Select Stream : Pharmacy Engineering Computer Applications Management Architecture Science Hotel Management + 2 More

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    10 Reviews found


    My journey starts from this college.

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    9.2 /10

    This college has different placement criteria set for all the final year students. In every vacation, we had a break we also has summer internship program and this program actually helped us a lot during placement drives which again was organized by the college department for all the students.

    9/10social life
    10/10campus life
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    7.8 /10

    Yes, you do get placement from the college. Some of the reputed companies along with other companies come in the college for recruiting the fresh MBA graduate. Also, you do get to do a summer internship while studying in the college.

    8/10social life
    8/10campus life

    our college review

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    8.8 /10

    The college guarantees about 100% of situation. As of late our senior (Promoting) got situation in some organization managing in items like fire douser. So I think there is acceptable situation chances to the understudies. In any case, it additionally relies on the understudy capacity to get chose.

    8/10social life
    10/10campus life
    RICHARDB. Tech
    Admission -
    8 /10

    Overall, you will have a good experience in your college life. The college is funded by the state government and has a good reputation in the country. You can think of taking admission in this college for pursuing your bachelor's or master's degree.

    8/10social life
    AbhishekB. Tech automabile engineering

    B. Tech automabile engineering

    Remarks -
    9 /10

    There is a full fledged placement cell whci provides with abundant of opportunities and learning initiatives to the students. Internships and job opportunities are also provided. Companies like wipro, Tata etc hire the students.

    9/10social life
    Saurav sainiMBAPursued
    BATCH : 2021

    Himachal pradesh technical university

    Admission -
    9.7 /10

    Nothing. Everything is good. They are providing good education with good and healthy environment. Teachers are supportive and well educated.

    10/10social life
    9/10campus life
    Shahid AminB.tech.in mechanical engineeringPursued
    Admission -
    7 /10

    It is a state government university and conducts its own entrance exam called HPCET examination. HPTU is ranked 398 by NIRF among indian universities. It is approved by AICTE. The college has a lush green campus.

    8/10social life
    7/10campus life
    NITESH GautamMBA
    Batch : 2014

    Good Place to study

    Admission -
    8.3 /10

    Overall, I had a good time here, as Himachal Pradesh is a very beautiful place, Studying here was an amazing experience. I was able to meet all the essentials of nature as well as the people were impressive too. Especially my college mates were so polite.

    8/10social life
    8/10campus life
    Batch : 2019

    Overwhelming experience

    Admission -
    8.2 /10

    My college journey as an MBA student was impressive as I learned and explored a lot about this place as well as about this course. My department had good teachers and luckily my seniors were helpful too.

    8/10social life
    8/10campus life
    ManishaMaster of Business Administration [MBA]Pursued 2nd year
    BATCH : 2019

    Review about my college

    Admission -
    6.3 /10

    For HPTU Off Campus Business School I would say this is good and peaceful area where we are studying and good infrastructure, good faculty etc are provided.

    8/10social life
    7/10campus life


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    Hamirpur - 177001
    Himachal Pradesh , India

    0.11KmDevpal Chowk Bus Stop

    0197-224153 , 224153



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